Posts by Andrew Baker & Richard Murphy

Andrew Baker, Professorial Fellow at the Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute (SPERI), and Richard Murphy, Professor of Practice in International Political Economy at City University

Re-framing tax spillover

Interest in ‘tax spillover’ is growing but there is a need to reframe existing analysis. Our new framework would give a fuller reading of international and domestic tax vulnerabilities Tax continues to fascinate the media, politicians and international political economists.  In that approximate order there is also an increasing demand for data to support action on what many think to … Continue reading

14 March 2017 by Andrew Baker & Richard Murphy
Categories: SPERI Comment Tags: , , , , , , , ,

The Coming Crisis: systemic stabilization and the investment state

A new ‘investment state’ is needed to provide stability in the new uncertain political economy of shadow money, financial instability and demand deficiency We live in an era characterised by a confusing evolutionary dynamic relationship between financial innovation, the state and patterns of investment that we barely understand. At the core of this conundrum is the little understood issue of … Continue reading

18 May 2016 by Andrew Baker & Richard Murphy
Categories: British growth crisis, Finance, Politics and policy, SPERI Comment, Sustainability, The coming crisis Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,